Get In The Halloween Spirit With Our "Monster"-Sized Playlist

Since Halloween falls on a Wednesday this year, it looks like the majority of Halloween lovers are celebrating the spooky holiday the weekend before the 31st. So basically, that leaves just one week until the major festivities begin! And wait, what's that? You're not in the Halloween spirit yet? Well, we've rounded up a whopping 10 pop songs about the creatures that make Halloween as scary and exciting as possible: MONSTERS. Counting all the way down to number one, we've got the best creepy songs about those things that hide in our closets and go bump in the night — brr, did you just get a chill? I did...

10. Skillet — Monster

"The secret side of me I never let you see / I keep it caged, but I can't control it / So stay away from me, the beast is ugly / I feel the rage and I just can't hold it"

9. David Bowie — Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)

"Scary monsters, super creeps / Keep me running, running scared / Scary monsters, super creeps / Keep me running, running scared"

8. Goldfrapp — Monster Love

"I never thought I would return / To be consumed by you again / Think you're cured, you'd see it come / The folly of a monster love like you"

7. Metallica — Some Kind Of Monster

"Some kind of monster / This monster lives / We the people / Are we the people?"

6. Dev — Monster

"Call the doctor, call the doctor / Must be something wrong with me / He's a monster, why do I want ya / Please tell me, please tell me"

5. Michael Jackson — Monster (ft. 50 Cent)

"Everywhere you seem to turn there's a monster / When you look up in the air there's a monster / Paparazzi got you scared like a monster, monster, monster"

4. Paramore — Monster

"I'll stop the whole world, I'll stop the whole world / From turning into a monster, eating us alive / Don't you ever wonder how we survive?"

3. Ne-Yo — Beautiful Monster

"You're a knife, sharp and deadly / And it's me that you cut into / But I don't mind, in fact, I like it / Though I'm terrified, I'm turned on but scared of you"

2. Lady Gaga — Monster

"He licked his lips, said to me / 'Girl, you look good enough to eat' / Put his arms around me / Said, 'Boy, now get your paws right off me'"

1. Kanye West — Monster (ft. Bon Iver, Rick Ross, Jay-Z & Nicki Minaj) *explicit lyrics + video*

"Okay, first thing's first: I'll eat your brains / Then I'mma start rocking gold teeth and fangs / 'Cause that's what a motherf*****' monster do"

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Got any other fave songs about monsters? Tell us in the comments!